Briga Alta

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Briga Alta
Comune
Comune di Briga Alta
Coat of arms of Briga Alta
Coat of arms
Briga Alta is located in Italy
Briga Alta
Briga Alta
Location of Briga Alta in Italy
Coordinates: 44°19′N 7°41′E / 44.317°N 7.683°E / 44.317; 7.683Coordinates: 44°19′N 7°41′E / 44.317°N 7.683°E / 44.317; 7.683
Country Italy
Region Piedmont
Province / Metropolitan city Province of Cuneo (CN)
Frazioni Carnino, Piaggia, Upega
Government
 • Mayor Ivo Alberti (Civic List)
Area
 • Total 51.7 km2 (20.0 sq mi)
Population (1-1-2017)
 • Total 39
 • Density 0.75/km2 (2.0/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Brigasco, pl. Brigaschi
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
Postal code 18025
Dialing code 0174

Briga Alta is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Cuneo in the Italian region Piedmont.

Geography[edit]

The village is located about 80 kilometres (50 mi) south of Turin and about 13 kilometres (8 mi) southeast of Cuneo, on the border with France. As of 1-1-2017, it had a population of 39 and an area of 51.7 square kilometres (20.0 sq mi).[1]

Briga Alta borders the following municipalities: Chiusa di Pesio, Cosio di Arroscia, La Brigue (France), Limone Piemonte, Mendatica, Ormea, Roccaforte Mondovì, Tende (France), and Triora.

Demographic evolution[edit]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ All demographics and other statistics: Italian statistical institute Istat.